Author Archive: Jason Arndt

Falcons could clinch SLC Friday

Falcons could clinch SLC Friday

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Down by one point at halftime, Ron Hall and the Falcons got the job done in the low post, defeating host Elkhorn 53-47 in a Southern Lakes Conference contest Feb. 12. The Westosha Central victory clinched at least a share of the SLC title after […]

 
 

Wilmot trail needs re-route

Wilmot trail needs re-route

Portion of path is on private property By Jason Arndt Staff Writer When a multi-use path connecting the Panther Sports Complex to Wilmot Union High School was built, no one knew it would lead to a land dispute more than 10 years later. A section of the path 100-200 meters […]

 
 

Cause of Paris fire under investigation

Cause of Paris fire under investigation

Accelerant potentially used By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Kenosha County authorities are investigating a ‘suspicious’ house and barn fire in the Town of Paris Thursday afternoon. The fire in the 19400 block of County Road N, east Highway 45, required mutual aid from several departments, including the Kansasville Fire Department […]

 
 

Area sends 11 wrestlers to sectionals

Area sends 11 wrestlers to sectionals

Morgan notches regional title for Wilmot A hard effort by Wilmot Union High School’s wrestling squad in the WIAA Division 1 Elkhorn regional has emerged five qualifiers for Saturday’s Sectional competition in at Verona. The five advancing was an impressive feat, according to coach John Watson. Headlined by senior 145-pound […]

 
 

Kimpler’s 3 lifts Lady Falcons

Kimpler’s 3 lifts Lady Falcons

Westosha Central junior scores game-high 17 By Jason Arndt Staff Writer With under a minute to go, and the score tied, Westosha Central junior Lindsey Kimpler finally had her moment at Elkhorn Friday. The 5-foot-4 junior guard, who scored a game-high 17 points, buried a go-ahead 3-pointer to seal the […]

 
 

Local primary results for Lakewood, Silver Lake

Local primary results for Lakewood, Silver Lake

All incumbents advance By Jason Arndt Staff Writer Nearly 400 voters took to the polls in the Village of Twin Lakes, where they decided on the first local primary in more than a decade, with two incumbents advancing to the April 5 general election. Along with current Board Clerk Kathy […]

 
 

Wheatland subdivision withdrawn

By Jason Arndt Staff Writer At the owners’ request, a proposed subdivision in the Town of Wheatland has been withdrawn, citing high infrastructure costs. “The Hills of Lilly Lake” proposal, owned by Arthur and Paul Naber, called for the partial redevelopment of a 29.3-acre plot of land near 332nd Avenue […]

 
 

County looks to get the lead out

Hazardous paint still found in older homes By Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent If you live in a home that was built between 1920 and 1940, there is a possibility that some paint in the home may contain lead. Lead was used to make paint last longer and the main places it […]

 
 

Director sits in

Director sits in

Band Director John Murphy plays the trumpet along with seventh graders during the annual Band-o-Rama at Westosha Central High School Feb. 6. The concert featured performances from fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade bands from Brighton, Bristol, Paris, Salem, Wheatland schools, as well as music from the Central High School […]

 
 

Phone scammer poses as village water official

Residents warned to verify requests By Jason Arndt Staff Writer After a Twin Lakes resident reported a phone scam, the village is reminding residents to stay vigilant, and report any issues to the police department. According to Police Chief Adam Grosz, a person received a phone call from a representative […]

 
 
 
 
 

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